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NEWS BRIEF: String Project receives $2,000 grant

NEWS BRIEF: String Project receives $2,000 grant

Rachel Looker, Editor-in-Chief

Marywood’s String Project received a $2,000 grant from The Scranton Area Community Foundation in support of the All Saints String Project. The String Project at Marywood is an after-school program where stude...

June 16, 2017

Recent News Stories

Marywood opens new fraternity chapter

Marywood opens new fraternity chapter

June 16, 2017

A group of male Marywood students recently received approval to open a chapter of the Phi Mu Delta national fraternity on campus. Tyler Smith, a senior...

Up to Pace: The demolition of the Learning Resources Center

Up to Pace: The demolition of the Learning Resources Center

May 24, 2017

Watch the Wood Word's coverage of the Learning Resources Center demolition....

Sr. John Says: Positivity, students, and social advocacy

Sr. John Says: Positivity, students, and social advocacy

Paul Capoccia, Community Editor

With the spring semester over, Sr. John Southwick, IHM, assistant director of Campus Ministry, sat down with The Wood Word to discuss her feelings on positivity, Marywood...

May 18, 2017

Counseling Center sheds light on sexual assault awareness

Counseling Center sheds light on sexual assault awareness

May 2, 2017

Marywood SALD hosts first leadership awards ceremony

Marywood SALD hosts first leadership awards ceremony

April 30, 2017

Group Spotlight: Caritas Club

Group Spotlight: Caritas Club

April 28, 2017

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Our Opinion: Marywood shows improvement, earns a C on report card

Our Opinion: Marywood shows improvement, earns a C on report card

The Editorial Board

Marywood headed into the 2016-2017 academic year with a great deal of uncertainty. There was room for improvement for the university after it earned a D on our annual rep...

May 24, 2017

OPINION: The NFL Draft is a strange process

OPINION: The NFL Draft is a strange process

May 2, 2017

OPINION: Brain typing could revolutionize communication

OPINION: Brain typing could revolutionize communication

April 26, 2017

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Analysis: Three key takeaways from the Pens’ Stanley Cup victory

Analysis: Three key takeaways from the Pens’ Stanley Cup victory

Nicolo Manzo, Asst. Sports Editor

There are few things in sports more enthralling than the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Stanley Cup Playoffs. This year's Stanley Cup Final was an intriguing matchup,...

June 21, 2017

ANALYSIS: NBA Finals Preview: Cavs v. Dubs, The Trilogy

ANALYSIS: NBA Finals Preview: Cavs v. Dubs, The Trilogy

May 31, 2017

Eighty-two regular season games. Forty-five Russell Westbrook triple-doubles....

Marywood adds rugby; hopes for new revenue, minimal cost

Marywood adds rugby; hopes for new revenue, minimal cost

May 10, 2017

Once a rumor. Then an idea. Now a reality. The administration made it official in February. Rugby is coming to Marywood University. In a statement on the Marywood Pacers' website, Di...

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Saturday, May 6

    Women's Lacrosse

    Marywood University Pacers 9 - Cabrini University 20

  • Saturday, May 6

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 10 - Gwynedd Mercy University 9

  • Saturday, May 6

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 2 - Gwynedd Mercy University 8

  • Saturday, May 6

    Softball

    Marywood University Pacers 2 - Immaculata University 3

  • Saturday, May 6

    Men's Lacrosse

    Marywood University Pacers 6 - Cabrini University 18

  • Friday, May 5

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 6 - Gwynedd Mercy University 15

  • Thursday, May 4

    Softball

    Marywood University Pacers 1 - Cabrini University 13

  • Wednesday, May 3

    Women's Lacrosse

    Marywood University Pacers 20 - Neumann University 4

  • Monday, May 1

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 4 - University of Scranton 6

  • Saturday, April 29

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 17 - Cabrini University 7

Popcorn Picks Review: “Baywatch”

Popcorn Picks Review: “Baywatch”

Bethany Wade, Photography Editor

How many clichés, genres and plot points can you fit in one movie? With “Baywatch,” you lose count. The film remake of the 1990s TV action series stars Dwayne “The...

May 31, 2017

Popcorn Picks Review: “Everything, Everything”

Popcorn Picks Review: “Everything, Everything”

Bethany Wade, Photography Editor

“Everything, Everything” felt like a sugar-coated love story full of every romance cliche under the sun until the last 20 minutes. Then it got worse. The latest young...

May 23, 2017

Classes may be ending, but summer concerts are just beginning

Classes may be ending, but summer concerts are just beginning

May 11, 2017

On Screen S2 Ep. 14

On Screen S2 Ep. 14

May 4, 2017

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